2021 Offshore Symposium Speakers 

Keynote Presentation

“Industry Transitions from Oil & Gas to Renewable Energy –

Current Trends in the Wake of the COVID-19 Era”


Keynote Speaker:

Dr. David Petruska

Dr. David Petruska

Senior Advisor at BP

Dr. David Petruska is the senior advisor for floating systems at BP on the Innovation and Engineering team. He has 30 years of experience in the offshore industry. He has worked on several of BP deep-water projects, provides strategic operation support to BP’s fleet of 7 floating production systems and sets the strategy for the floating systems discipline. He is also the chair of ISO TC67/SC7 and past chair of API RP 2SK WG.  He is also presently supporting BP offshore wind development activities.

David graduated from Washington University with a Doctorate, Master and Bachelor of Science degree in Structural Engineering, is a Fellow member of SNAME and licensed PE in Texas.

Panel Discussion

“Coming Soon”


Panel Members: